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Explore South East & South West CPD & Events

From our broad range of leadership courses for senior leaders on key aspects of practice, opportunities for new and experienced teachers to support effective approaches in the classroom, to essential workshops and ever-popular twilight sessions packed full of inspirational ideas – we have a comprehensive range of specialist CPD for you and your team covering all aspects of the EYFS and KS1 curriculum.

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All About Maths Roadshow - St Austell

Securing Firm Foundations: A Leaders Guide to Enabling Young Mathematicians Briefing $55.00 St Austell 18 Jun

Securing Firm Foundations: A Leaders Guide to Enabling Young Mathematicians

Course description

This briefing will revisit the underpinning principles of teaching early maths and explore the most effective strategies for approaching maths with young children. Thought provoking messages will be shared about laying the foundations for Maths and the importance of these in the journey to mastery.

There will be an opportunity to explore our Interactive Environment and discuss how to ensure that both leaders and teachers recognise maths within continuous provision and everyday routines. Help to evaluate the effectiveness of current provision in maximising mathematical learning opportunities will be a focus.

Course type Briefing
Led by Early Excellence Curriculum Consultant
Price $72.77 (exc. VAT)
Audience Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Maths Leader and Early Years Leaders
Venue, Date & Time
St Austell Business Park, Saint Austell, PL25 4FD
Thursday 18th June, 10.00am - 12.00pm Book Now
Exploring Maths in Action: A Teachers Guide to Practical Approaches Workshop $55.00 St Austell 18 Jun

Exploring Maths in Action: A Teachers Guide to Practical Approaches

Course description

This highly dynamic workshop will explore how to engage children in practical experiences and the rehearsal of maths language and concepts. It will explore how resources can be used in a variety of ways to introduce key concepts to children and offer valuable insights into how to make learning opportunities not only fun and interesting but meaningful and accessible to the children.

There will be time to use practical maths resources and access our new ‘Practitioners Guide to Using Practical Resources’ as well as opportunity to explore a maths-led classroom environment – essential for applying maths regularly and naturally in everyday situations.

Course type Workshop
Led by Early Excellence Curriculum Consultant
Price $72.77 (exc. VAT)
Audience Maths Leaders, Early Years Leaders, EYFS & Y1 Teachers
Venue, Date & Time
St Austell Business Park, Saint Austell, PL25 4FD
Thursday 18th June, 1.30pm - 3.30pm Book Now
Embedding Maths in Provision: A Practitioners Guide to Everyday Maths Learning Walk $20.00 St Austell 18 Jun

Embedding Maths in Provision: A Practitioners Guide to Everyday Maths

Course description

Bring your team along for a learning walk through our Interactive Environment and gain a shared experience of best practice. This guided tour offers time for reflection and an opportunity to discuss how well your environment supports children’s mathematical thinking.

You will reflect on how provision enables children to explore maths in meaningful contexts and gain many ideas about how to plan and place resources – as well as introduce and use resources effectively to offer sufficient challenge.

Course type Twilight
Led by Early Excellence Curriculum Consultant
Price $26.46 (exc. VAT)
Audience Maths Leaders, Early Years Leaders, EYFS & Y1 Teachers
Venue, Date & Time
St Austell Business Park, Saint Austell, PL25 4FD
Thursday 18th June, 3.45pm - 4.45pm Book Now
Package: All Three Maths Courses Package $125.00 St Austell 18 Jun

Package: All Three Maths Courses

Course description

This Package gives you access to a full day of unique and highly innovative development events
The following courses are included –

Securing Firm Foundations: A Leaders Guide to Enabling Young Mathematicians

This briefing will revisit the underpinning principles of teaching early maths and explore the most effective strategies for approaching maths with young children. Thought provoking messages will be shared about laying the foundations for Maths and the importance of these in the journey to mastery.

There will be an opportunity to explore our Interactive Environment and discuss how to ensure that both leaders and teachers recognise maths within continuous provision and everyday routines. Help to evaluate the effectiveness of current provision in maximising mathematical learning opportunities will be a focus.

Exploring Maths in Action: A Teachers Guide to Practical Approaches

This highly dynamic workshop will explore how to engage children in practical experiences and the rehearsal of maths language and concepts. It will explore how resources can be used in a variety of ways to introduce key concepts to children and offer valuable insights into how to make learning opportunities not only fun and interesting but meaningful and accessible to the children.

There will be time to use practical maths resources and access our new ‘Practitioners Guide to Using Practical Resources’ as well as opportunity to explore a maths-led classroom environment – essential for applying maths regularly and naturally in everyday situations.

Embedding Maths in Provision: A Practitioners Guide to Everyday Maths

Bring your team along for a learning walk through our Interactive Environment and gain a shared experience of best practice. This guided tour offers time for reflection and an opportunity to discuss how well your environment supports children’s mathematical thinking.

You will reflect on how provision enables children to explore maths in meaningful contexts and gain many ideas about how to plan and place resources – as well as introduce and use resources effectively to offer sufficient challenge.

Course type Bundle
Led by Early Excellence Curriculum Consultant
Price $165.38 (exc. VAT)
Audience Headteachers, Senior Leaders, Maths Leaders, EYFS Leaders, EYFS & Y1 Teachers & Practitioner
Venue, Date & Time
St Austell Business Park, Saint Austell, PL25 4FD
Thursday 18th June, 10.00am - 4.45pm Book Now

Access Training in our Partner Schools

Reading

Headteacher & EYFS Leader Briefing Briefing $55.00 Reading 09 Jun

Headteacher & EYFS Leader Briefing

Course description

An essential session for Headteachers, Senior Leaders and EYFS Leads with information to keep you up to speed with national policy developments, and the opportunity to consider how these will impact on you and your team. We will also start to consider the key principles for confidently monitoring and evaluating practice, provision and impact in the EYFS.

Course type Briefing
Led by Ruth Swailes, National Leadership Consultant
Price $72.77 (exc. VAT)
Audience Early Years Leaders. Headteachers and Senior Leaders
Venue, Date & Time
Whitley Park Primary and Nursery School, Brixham Rd, Reading RG2 7RB
Tuesday 9th June, 9.30am - 11.30am Book Now

Bristol

Inspirational Learning Environments: Supporting Child Initiated Learning Workshop $55.00 Bristol 07 May

Inspirational Learning Environments: Supporting Child Initiated Learning

Course description

Understanding how to use Continuous Provision is at the heart of a quality planning framework for all children in their early years. This highly practical session explores how an effective environment, carefully planned and organised, promotes a broad range of learning opportunities for children. It will cover the key principles of how to establish continuous provision, indoors and outdoors, which meets the needs of the whole curriculum and embeds learning.

Revisit the principles behind effective continuous provision, consider a fresh perspective and reflect on how to further develop your own enabling environment.

Course type Workshop
Led by Maria Moon, Early Excellence Curriculum Consultant
Price $72.77 (exc. VAT)
Audience EYFS leaders and Practitioners
Venue, Date & Time
Snapdragons Nursery, 1 Grove Park, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6PP
Thursday 7th May, 9.30am - 11.30 Book Now
Celebrating under 3’s: Developing Early Language Workshop $55.00 Bristol 07 May

Celebrating under 3’s: Developing Early Language

Course description

The acquisition of spoken language and communication skills in early childhood builds strong foundations for life-ling learning. Join this practical session to develop your understanding of the key steps in early language development and how to skilfully support these throughout the whole learning environment – enriching vocabulary and sparking conversations in the early years.

Course type Workshop
Led by Maria Moon, Early Excellence Curriculum Consultant
Price $72.77 (exc. VAT)
Audience EYFS leaders and Practitioners
Venue, Date & Time
Snapdragons Nursery, 1 Grove Park, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6PP
Thursday 7th May, 1.00pm - 3.00pm Book Now
The Child at the Heart: Focusing on Well-being and Involvement Twilight $35.00 Bristol 07 May

The Child at the Heart: Focusing on Well-being and Involvement

Course description

This session will offer an introduction to the work carried out at the Centre for Experiential Education at Leuven University Belgium. We will reflect on the relationship between a child’s well-being, involvement and outcomes across the curriculum. Learn more about how we can both effectively observe these behaviours and successfully support children so that they truly thrive!

Course type Twilight
Led by Maria Moon, Early Excellence Curriculum Consultant
Price $46.31 (exc. VAT)
Audience EYFS leaders and Practitioners
Venue, Date & Time
Snapdragons Nursery, 1 Grove Park, Redland, Bristol, BS6 6PP
Thursday 7th May, 4.00pm – 5.30pm Book Now